Monthly Archives: August 2015

3108, 2015

Van der Sande sprints to nice fourth place in the Vuelta

On day ten of this year’s Vuelta a short stage was scheduled with two ascents in it. The peloton had to cover 146.6 kilometres between Valencia and Castellón. A group of 40 riders […]

3008, 2015

Again top ten for Roelandts in Plouay

Jürgen Roelandts did it again, for the fourth consecutive year the Belgian finished in the top ten at the Grand Prix Plouay. It was an attractive finale, with attacks of Tim Wellens and […]

2908, 2015

Crash of Boeckmans overshadows strong collective performance

Today the eighth stage of the Vuelta was scheduled, between Puebla de Don Fadrique and Murcia. It was an emotional day for Lotto Soudal. Fifty kilometres before the finish there was a big […]

2808, 2015

Jürgen Roelandts excited to race in Plouay

On Sunday 30 August a part of the WorldTour peloton will ride in Plouay, in the French region Bretagne. In this one-day race the riders have to cover almost 230 kilometres. First, the […]

2708, 2015

Vuelta: Explosive finish in stage 6

It was only after sixty kilometres of racing that five riders escaped the peloton in the sixth Vuelta stage. One rider bridged later on. In the beginning of the race the peloton was […]

2608, 2015

Third place for De Bie in Overijse

Sean De Bie got third today at the Druivenkoers in Overijse. He was on his way to the finish line with Wanty – Groupe Gobert duo Jérôme Baugnies and Marco Marcato, but got […]

2608, 2015

Vuelta: Van der Sande sprints to 9th place, after puncture for Boeckmans

The fifth Vuelta stage ended with a sprint in the streets of Alcalá de Guadaíra. Kris Boeckmans was meant to be the sprinter for Lotto Soudal, but a puncture made that impossible. Tosh […]

2508, 2015

Incredible stage win for Vekemans at Trophée d’Or

Anisha Vekemans (24) won the fourth stage at Trophée d’Or today. The stage consisted of three laps of 29.5 kilometres, a total distance of 88.5 kilometres. There were two climbs on the course. The finish […]

2508, 2015

Vuelta: Van der Sande attacks in the final

On this fourth day of the Vuelta the peloton headed from Estepona to Vejer de la Frontera. The riders had to cover 209.4 kilometres in a stage that could have been a sprint […]